Useful Links for those in Manchester

If you want to seek help/speak with others who may help:

42nd Street

0161 228 7321

www.42ndstreet.org.uk

Age UK Advice

0800 169 6565

www.ageuk.org.uk/advice

akt Greater Manchester, 50 Oak Street, Manchester, M4 5JA

akt supports LGBTQ+ young people (16-25) who are homeless or living in a hostile environment

  0161 228 3308 www.akt.org.uk

Alzheimer’s Society Helpline

0845 300 0336

www.alzheimers.org.uk

Booth Centre, Edward Holt House, Pimblett Street, Manchester, M3 1FU

0161 835 2499

Activities, advice and support for homeless people www.boothcentre.org.uk

CALM

CALM is the Campaign Against Living Miserably, for men aged 15 to 35

0800 58 58 58

www.thecalmzone.net

CGL Drug and Alcohol Service

0161 203 6622

 

Crisis Point (Turning Point)

0161 238 5149

www.turning-point.co.uk/services/ mental-health/crisis-support

Cruse Bereavement

0808 808 1677

www.cruse.org.uk

Drinkline

Free and confidential helpline for people who are concerned about their drinking, or someone else’s

0300 123 1110

(weekdays 9am–8pm, weekends 11am–4pm)

HOPELine UK

0800 068 4141

www.papyrus-uk.org

MIND (INFO LINE)

0300 123 3393

www.mind.org.uk

Moodswings

0161 832 3736

www.moodswings.org.uk

Narcotics Anonymous

0300 999 1212

www.ukna.org

National Debt Line

0808 808 4000

www.nationaldebtline.co.uk

RELATE

0300 100 1234

www.relate.org.uk

Rethink

0300 500 0927

www.rethink.org

Safe and Well Visits

0800 555 815

www.manchester.fire.gov.uk

Samaritans

Confidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair

116 123 (free 24-hour helpline) www.samaritans.org.uk

SANE

Emotional support, information and guidance for people affected by mental illness, their families and carers

0300 304 7000

www.sane.org.uk/support

Men's Health Forum

24/7 stress support for men by text, chat and email

 

www.menshealthforum.org.uk

No Panic

Voluntary charity offering support for sufferers of panic attacks and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

0844 967 4848 www.nopanic.org.uk

Young People in AA Manchester

Details on how to join an online meeting that’s specifically for young people in AA
Speaker recordings from other young people in AA
An FAQ on Alcoholics Anonymous
Resources to help people decide if they need help with their drinking

0161 839 2881 youngpeopleinaamanchester.com

Abuse (child, sexual, domestic violence)

ManKind

Domestic abuse support for men

01823 334 244 www.mankind.org

National Association for People Abused in Childhood

0808 801 0331 www.napac.org.uk

NSPCC

Children's charity dedicated to ending child abuse and child cruelty

0800 1111 Childline for children 

0808 800 5000 for adults concerned about a child

www.nspcc.org.uk

Refuge

Advice on dealing with domestic violence

0808 2000 247

www.refuge.org.uk

Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's Society

Provides information on dementia, including factsheets and helplines

0300 222 1122 www.alzheimers.org.uk

Crime victims

Rape Crisis

An organisation that supports the work of Rape Crisis Centres across England and Wales

0808 802 9999 www.rapecrisis.org.uk

Victim Support

We work towards a world where people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need

0808 168 9111 www.victimsupport.org

Eating disorders

Beat

We exist to end the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders

0808 801 0677 

www.b-eat.co.uk

Parenting

Family Lives

Advice on all aspects of parenting, including dealing with bullying

0808 800 2222 www.familylives.org.uk

Young Minds

Parents Helpline: 0808 802 5544

www.youngminds.org.uk